09/16/2013 2:34pmVice President Joe Biden says a shooting Monday at the Washington Navy Yard is a "God-awful reminder" of the need for Americans to stay vigilant.
09/16/2013 3:21pmVice President Joe Biden implored Americans on Monday to find the resources to invest in its ports, warning that the U.S. will fall behind its competitors unless it spends now to bolster its infrastructure.
09/16/2013 3:26pmPresident Barack Obama on Monday cleared the way for the U.S. to send chemical weapons-related assistance to the Syrian opposition, as well as international organizations working inside the war-torn Middle Eastern country.
09/16/2013 3:45pmThe White House says President Barack Obama is ordering flags to be lowered to half-staff to honor victims of a shooting at the Washington Navy Yard.
09/16/2013 4:27pmOnce again, President Barack Obama has been forced to abandon a friend and ally he wanted to nominate for a top job.
09/16/2013 5:30pmPresident Barack Obama is mourning what he calls "yet another mass shooting" in the United States that took the life of what he says were American patriots.
09/16/2013 5:42pmPresident Barack Obama on Monday wearily lamented "yet another mass shooting," this time in the nation's capital where the debate that raged earlier this year over tightening firearms laws has stalled amid opposition from gun-rights advocates.